Principal's PA, Ipswich, Suffolk

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St Joseph's CollegeIpswich, Suffolk
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 5 - 6 (£17,891 - £22,434 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Part Time (5.00am - 8.00am Monday to Friday), Term Time Plus 6 weeks

St Joseph's College is a vibrant independent day and boarding school in Ipswich providing a broad and seamless education for over 550 boys and girls aged 3 - 18. We provide a wide range of stimulating and challenging opportunities that our pupils embrace in both the academic and extra-curricular life of the College. 

The resultant all-round education develops our pupils into well-rounded individuals who challenge themselves to ‘be our best’ in every aspect of life at the school, and beyond. Our innovative teaching and subsequent success starts in the Prep School and runs all the way through the Senior School and Sixth Form. 

 We are looking for a committed, organised and outstanding Personal Assistant to provide confidential, personal, administrative and secretarial support, to the Principal and Senior Leadership team. The successful applicant will manage meetings, producing minutes and agendas, communicating with internal and external enquiries and maintain effective records. Candidates should have excellent ICT skills, a strong eye for detail and possess confident communication skills. 

Further details and an application form can be found at or by contacting the HR Officer by email ( or telephone (01473) 690281.

The closing date for applications is Midday Monday 5 March with interviews: To be confirmed. The College reserves the right to interview prior to the closing deadline, so early applications are encouraged.  

St Joseph’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service. Please be advised that applications cannot be accepted unless they are on the College’s Application Form. References will be taken up and will be carefully checked. DBS charge payable by applicant. 

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